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Dates:
bulk 1940-1946
Size:
0.28 Cubic Feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2018.0039
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of material relating to Frederick C. Phillips and the Martin (Glenn L.) (JRM) XPB2M-1R Mars (Model 170) endurance flight in October 1943 including several scrapbook pages, photographs, and a technical report on the flight. The scrapbook pages contain various items including additional technical information, news clippings, ...

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Collection ID:
NASM.1989.0060
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
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Creators:
Post, Wiley, 1898-1935.
Dates:
bulk 1933
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.1006
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

In 1933, Wiley Post became the first man to fly solo around the world, making the trip in 7 days, 18 hours, and 49 minutes. Lieutenant J. F. Gillon "voluntarily assisted many of the prominent fliers in plotting their courses." After his successful flight, Post returned the map section to Gillon the as a memento.

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